Who is Sibel Kekilli?

Who is Sibel Kekilli?

Sibel Kekilli is a German actress of Turkish origin. With her debut in Fatih Akin’s movie “Head On” she gained major public attention. The film won the Golden Bear at the Berlin Film Festival 2004 and her acting performance received several national and international prizes, among them the highly prestigious German film award Lola…

Who is Kathrin Kekilli?

Kekilli was born and raised in Heilbronn, to a family of Turkish origin. Her parents came to Germany from Turkey in 1977, and were described by Kekilli as “fairly liberal”.

Where does kevlkekilli live?

Kekilli lives in Hamburg. Since citizenship in Germany is primarily established by Jus sanguinis rather than Jus soli, she originally held Turkish rather than German citizenship, and had to apply to the Turkish government when she sought a marriage license (for a planned marriage that ultimately did not take place).

Who is Ali Kekilli and where does she live?

Kekilli lives in Hamburg. In 2017, she blocked her Instagram from users in Turkey after male users from that country sent a multitude of abusive and threatening messages. Kekilli denounced the senders as “bigoted” and “full of hate”.

What language is Sibel filmed in?

Filmed in Turkey’s beautiful, fresh-air mountains high above the Black Sea, the film Sibel uses the whistled language of Kusköy, also known as “Village of the Birds.”. The protagonist Sibel (Damla Sönmez) is a mute young woman and the elder daughter of the town’s leader Emin (Emin Gürsoy).

How many Lolas has Kekilli won?

She won two Lolas, the most prestigious German film awards, for her performances in Head-On and When We Leave (2010). Beginning in 2011, she became more widely known for her role as Shae in the HBO series Game of Thrones . Kekilli was born and raised in Heilbronn, to a family of Turkish origin.